HRG’s Director of Marketing Presents to Students at Carroll University

April 16, 2024By News

April 16, 2024 – Angela Nicloy, director of marketing for HRG, recently conducted a session, “Marketing in the Real World,” to undergraduate students as part of Adjunct Professor Dan Freschi’s Introduction to Business course, at the Sullivan School of Business at Carroll University in Waukesha, Wisconsin. Nicloy touched on the importance of knowing your audience … Read More

HRG Announces Maas Added to Owners Group

March 19, 2024By News

Waukesha, Wisconsin – March 19, 2024– HRG has announced that they have added Beth Maas, SPHR, director human resources for HRG, to the owners group, effective January 1, 2024. Maas has been with HRG since 2006. She joins Sean Grudzinski, product research and analysis manager, Steve Brester, director information technology, Julie Bonnell, vice president operations, … Read More

HRG Earns Great Place To Work Certification™ Second Year in a Row

March 6, 2024By News

Waukesha, Wisconsin – March 6, 2024– HRG is proud to be certified by Great Place To Work® for the second year in a row. The prestigious award is based entirely on current employee feedback about their experience working at HRG. This year, responses from HRG associates determined that 88% consider it a great place to … Read More

HRG Reviews 1,634 New HBW Items in 2023

February 27, 2024By News

Waukesha, Wisconsin – February 27, 2024– HRG’s new item review team, in its ongoing evaluation of products suitable for the independent pharmacy channel, examined 1,634 new health, beauty, and wellness (HBW) items in 2023. This is a decrease of 12.8% from the 1,875 products reviewed in 2022. Of the newly introduced items in 2023, 18, … Read More

HRG Presents Webinar for CHPA Academy March 6th

February 7, 2024By Data Analysis and Management, News

Waukesha, Wisconsin — February 7, 2024 — HRG’s digital assets manager, Lisa Lopez, and vice president of strategic relations, Dave Wendland, will be presenting a webinar, Let’s Get Digital, for the CHPA Academy on March 6th at 2pm EST. Webinar attendees will learn the importance of managing their data assets and the large influence it … Read More

HRG’s Category Management Tools Customer Portals Completed

January 31, 2024By News

Waukesha, Wisconsin — January 31, 2024 — HRG has completed the development of™ Category Management Tools customer portals. The robust, customizable portals host all of the materials that are a part of the program, as well as tools to help speed and streamline in-store implementation, including: Category Strategy Category Rankings Last Chance Hot … Read More

HRG’s Wendland to Moderate Nonfoods Panel at FMI’s Midwinter Conference

January 17, 2024By News

Waukesha, Wisconsin — January 17, 2024 — HRG’s Dave Wendland, vice president, strategic relations, will be moderating the education breakout session, “Bringing Nonfood Destinations to Life,” Saturday, January 20, 2024, at 1:00 p.m. ET at the Food Marketing Institute’s (FMI) Midwinter Conference. The session will focus on how strategically positioning nonfood categories can add items … Read More

HRG Updates and Rebrands its Benchmark Performance Analysis Service

December 21, 2023By News

Waukesha, Wisconsin — December 21, 2023 — HRG has updated and rebranded its Benchmark™ Performance Analysis program for independent pharmacies. After a thorough review that included gathering feedback from retailers and wholesalers, HRG defined enhancements to improve usability. Benchmark provides a store-specific assessment of which categories are performing well or under-achieving compared to national averages … Read More

HRG is a 2023 certified Great Place to Work!

November 3, 2023By News

November 2, 2023 – HRG earned a 2023 Great Place to Work certification! Based on criteria that quantifies and benchmarks employee experience, certification evaluates workplace culture from the employees’ perspective to gather a picture of the internal health of an organization. Ninety-eight percent of employees at HRG say it is a great place to work … Read More

HRG Updates and Rebrands its Merchandising and Pricing Program to Category Management Tools

August 16, 2023By News

Waukesha, Wisconsin — August 16, 2023 — HRG has updated and rebranded its merchandising and pricing program, from TEMPS™ Category Manager to™ Category Management Tools. After a thorough review that included gathering feedback from retailers, merchandisers, and wholesalers, HRG defined enhancements to improve usability and ultimately provide an exceptional shopping experience for consumers while maximizing … Read More